Big Daddy Kane and Jay-Z have a long-standing relationship that dates back to 1988 when they first met. The two Hip Hop heavyweights linked up again recently to film one of the final interviews for Kane’s documentary called Paragraphs I Manifest.
The former Juice Crew MC, seen by TMZ on Friday (January 5), expressed enthusiasm for Jay-Z's potential success, highlighting how Hip Hop has evolved into a culture and genre with the capacity to produce billionaires and diverse forms.
"I think it’s real cool. You gotta understand: Hip Hop is a culture. A music culture. And now, it’s a genre that people shun down upon, look down upon, and when you see that it can grow billionaires, it can become a multi-genre where there’s different forms of Hip Hop."
Watch the full interview below
The proposal to make Jay-Z’s birthday a holiday has been gaining traction in New York City. The rapper’s birthday, which falls on December 4th, could soon become a holiday in his home state of New York. The proposal has been put forward by some members of the New York City Council. If the proposal is passed, it would be a fitting tribute to one of the greatest rappers of all time.
Jay-Z is one of the most influential rappers of all time. He has won 23 Grammy Awards and has sold over 50 million albums worldwide. He is also known for his philanthropic work, including his Shawn Carter Foundation, which provides scholarships to underprivileged students.
In conclusion, Big Daddy Kane’s co-signing of the proposal to make Jay-Z’s birthday a holiday is a testament to the impact that Jay-Z has had on the world of Hip Hop. The proposal has been gaining traction in New York City, and if it is passed, it would be a fitting tribute to one of the greatest rappers of all time. Jay-Z’s influence extends beyond the world of music, and his philanthropic work has helped countless people around the world. We can only hope that the proposal is passed and that Jay-Z’s birthday becomes a holiday in his home state of New York.